Richard Ian Faulkner (born 1 January 1980) is an English musician best known as one of the lead guitarists for the heavy metal band Judas Priest since 2011, replacing original member K. K. Downing. Faulkner has also performed with Lauren Harris, Christopher Lee, Voodoo Six, Dirty Deeds, and Ace Mafia.
Judas Priest guitarist Richie Faulkner has detailed the medical emergency that led him to be hospitalised last week.
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Oct 07, 2021 · Judas Priest guitarist Richie Faulkner is resting at home after suffering a life-threatening heart complication while on stage.
Oct 06, 2021 · Judas Priest guitarist Richie Faulkner revealed that he suffered an aortic aneurysm during the band’s recent show at the Louder Than Life festival.
Sep 29, 2021 · Faulkner, 41, joined Judas Priest in 2011 following the departure of co-founding guitarist K.K. Downing. He's the youngest official member of the band by nearly 20 years.
Sep 29, 2021 · Judas Priest guitarist Richie Faulkner is recovering after undergoing emergency heart surgery.
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Oct 07, 2021 · Judas Priest's Richie Faulkner said he suffered an "aortic aneurysm" while performing at Louder than Life festival in Louisville, Kentucky.